"Sixieme Plan de la Ville de Paris", Brion de la Tour, Louis
Subject: France, Paris
Period: 1762 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
16 x 11.5 inches
40.6 x 29.2 cm
An uncommon and very decorative city plan with an extensive key to the major buildings, universities, churches, hotels and palaces. The map is adorned with a title cartouche and compass rose and then surrounded in an ornate rococo border.
Soil and a couple of stains in blank margins with a couple of insignificant spots in plan.